Max Burkhardt, Christian Novak, and Robby Young earn CAAS honors
The University of Memphis football team wrapped-up its final day of two-a-day practices on Wednesday. Head coach Justin Fuente talks about the final two-a-day practice.
The Tigers suited up in full pads for the first time today in preparation for two-a-days starting tomorrow.
Memphis opens up the 2013 season hosting Duke on September 7.
Day two of preseason camp is in the books for the Memphis Tigers football team and it was another scorcher. Watch highlights and interviews from day two right here on the Memphis Tiger Network.
The Memphis football team opened up their preseason camp today. Check out some highlights from the first day and hear from junior DB Bobby McCain and head coach Justin Fuente.
Memphis vs Duke at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on September 7, 2013
Christian Brothers High School
Selected to the Commercial Appeal's Best of Preps All-Metro Team ... Named to the AutoZone Liberty Bowl All Stars roster ... Two-way starter (played linebacker, defensive end, tight end and fullback) for Christian Brothers team which went 9-2 record in 2012, winning its last four regular-season games by an average of 30 points ... Led Christian Brothers in tackles as a senior with 61 total stops including 27 solo tackles ... Credited with three quarterback sacks and 12 quarterback hurries ... Caused one fumble and had two fumble recoveries ... Broke up three passes and blocked two punts on special teams ... Named the Player of the Game vs. Center Hill, finishing with six total tackles, forcing a fumble and recovering two fumbles, returning one 41 yards ... Head coach was Kevin Locastro ... Member of a Christian Brothers team which posted a 9-3 record junior year and advanced to the quarterfinals of the Division 2-AA state playoffs ... Finished junior season with 40 total tackles (15 solo stops and 25 assists) ... Had two quarterback sacks, 5.5 tackles for lost yardage, three quarterback hurries and two pass breakups ... Also played basketball and baseball.
Son of Shane and Tina Young ... Born June 9, 1994 in Memphis ... Has three siblings - Rachel, Ragan and Ryan ... Father played baseball at Memphis State and went on to a professional career with the New York Mets and California Angels.